Metered Parking

Hours of Metered Parking Enforcement

Metered Parking is available throughout downtown and is enforced from 8 AM to 7 PM,

Monday through Friday, excluding City-designated holidays.

Metered Parking Rate

$1.50 per Hour

Time Limits

Maximum time limits vary around the Metered On-Street Parking area:

30 minutes, 1 hour or 2 hours. Time limits are posted on the meters.


No refunds are issued for parking meter transactions.  Time not used is non-refundable.

Passport Parking

Meter parking with Passport Parking is easy!


Avoid standing in harsh weather conditions to pay for parking


Extend/cancel your parking duration through our website or mobile app


Receive texts and in-app reminders minutes before your session expires


View, print and budget with your transactions being viewable online


PAY YOUR WAY -- Download the new Mobile App or go traditional with coins


Passport Parking via the mobile website or mobile app is easy to use. Follow the on-screen instructions within the mobile app or website to set up an account. Once the account is established, then enter the zone and meter number, confirm the payment option, and away you go! Coins will no longer be needed to "feed the meter!"


Refunds No refunds are issued for parking meter transactions. Time not used is non-refundable. Contact the PARKDURHAM Customer Service Center at (919) 680-2481, or if assistance is needed with operating a meter on campus.

About PassportParking


More information about PassportParking including Benefits, Features and FAQs.